NEW GLASGOW - Bearcats number one draft pick for next year is Jean-Marc Evans Rendaud.
The 17-year-old is a former forward for Cornwall Thunder.
The picks started at 1 p.m. at the Pictou Wellness Centre in New Glasgow and 10 teams from the region came by to pick their new players.
Bearcats round 2 pick was Bailey Webster, also from Cornwall Thunder.
In the following rounds, the Bearcats picked Zach Moody, Luke McCawn, Oliver Arsenau, Matthew Highmore, Curtis Hastins, Justin Doiron, Brandon Short, Chad Bannister, Michael Moret, Luke Melanson and Liam Hines.